From the age of 15 years, when first joining the Royal Navy, it has always been the intent to consider the “glass to be half full” while additionally, and even though we could have done without our 15th puncture since we have resided here, we always feel that it is “an ill wind (that blows nobody any good)".
Further harrised by the overnight conditions we only set a single Moth Trap but nevertheless came up with
201 species of Macro Moths!
Heading for the garden water-tap, to dhoby the pinkies, another nifty surprise as this tiny
Large White or Small White Butterfly??
when the dawn begins to crack.
It's all part of my autumn almanac!
Autumn Almanac - The Kinks
while further west the solution to the mystery of this years crop which would appear to be
(and how lucky was capturing an 'in-flight' Swallow to boot.
then best grow your own - we have 2 window boxes!
Out on the main road from our view looks like the
are once again being brutally dislodged from their nest sites - a Criminal Offence according to the LAW of the Wildlife and Countryside Act! and further north a couple more surprises with at least
parents and a juvenile
and to end the saga
a new business venture up the north end
but doing no harm.